The Rev. Canon Winnie Gaines graduated from CDSP in 1978 and became the first woman to be ordained to the priesthood in the Diocese of Northern California. Her husband, Bob Gaines, recently established the Winifred B. Gaines Scholarship Endowment with $100,000 gift to support seminarians from that diocese.
Bob Gaines' gift is a challenge grant, and supporters, alumni and friends are encouraged to help meet the challenge with a gift of any size. To contribute, donate online or send a check made out to CDSP with "Gaines Fund" in the memo field to 2451 Ridge Road, Berkeley CA, 94709.